31st October 2014
Neil Patrick Harris wins Halloween with adorable family costumes 16
10:47 PM — We recap the out actor's adorable tradition of family-themed Halloween costumes.
Defiant Rome mayor refuses to invalidate same-sex marriages 4
7:43 PM — The Mayor of Rome has said he will defy a direct order to invalidate several same-sex marriages.
Watch: Ellen DeGeneres ‘turns straight’ for Halloween
7:09 PM — Lesbian TV host Ellen DeGeneres has turned straight and married actor George Clooney - but only for her Halloween costume.
Drag artist ‘punched to floor’ in brutal Soho attack 22
5:57 PM — A gay drag artist has alleged he was attacked outside a nightclub in London because of his sexuality.
Former Boston mayor and gay rights champion Tom Menino dies 1
4:37 PM — Former Boston Mayor Tom Menino - who was a prominent advocate for gay rights - has died, aged 71.
Bishop of Oxford: I want to be able to affirm gay relationships 13
3:47 PM — The Bishop of Oxford has said he wants to be able to affirm gay relationships - but is "unconvinced" by same-sex marriage.
Can you spot something surprising in this picture of Kim Jong Un? 36
1:15 PM — A picture of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un visiting an orphanage has gone viral - and you will never guess why.
Alan Cumming: ‘ I never had any shame about being bisexual’ 3
1:04 PM — Alan Cumming has said he never felt there was "something wrong" with him when he realised he was bisexual.
Watch: Starbucks launches ad featuring drag queens 12
12:01 PM — Coffee chain Starbucks has launched a new ad campaign featuring two prominent drag artists.
US: Ted Cruz says Apple CEO Tim Cook has made a ‘personal decision’ to be gay 15
11:56 AM — Texas senator Ted Cruz has reacted to Apple CEO Tim Cook's announcement that he is gay by calling it a "personal decision."
Sir Ian McKellen awarded Freedom of the City of London 10
11:31 AM — Actor and gay rights campaigner Sir Ian McKellen has been awarded the honour of Freedom of the City of London.
30th October 2014
Apple CEO Tim Cook: ‘I am proud to be gay’ 17
11:48 AM — Apple boss Tim Cook has spoken publicly on his sexuality for the first time, revealing he is "proud to be gay."
Singapore: Human Rights groups condemn court for upholding colonial-era anti-gay law 3
11:28 AM — Human rights groups have condemned a court in Singapore for rejecting a challenge to the country’s colonial-era law criminalising gay sex.
29th October 2014
The Walking Dead star Norman Reedus shoots down rumours he didn’t want his character to be gay
7:48 PM — The Walking Dead actor Norman Reedus has denounced claims that he did not want his character Daryl Dixon to be gay as "total bs."
Singapore: Court upholds colonial-era anti-gay law 14
12:41 PM — A court in Singapore has rejected a challenge to the country's colonial-era law criminalising gay sex.
EastEnders lesbian abuse storyline based on ‘real experiences’ 1
12:23 PM — Domestic violence charity Broken Rainbow has opened up about helping to create the ongoing lesbian abuse storyline in EastEnders.
Will & Grace star Sean Hayes engaged to partner 6
11:46 AM — Actor Sean Hayes has confirmed his engagement to his partner of eight years.
28th October 2014
Gay violence charity issues warning over hookup murders 1
5:34 PM — A violence charity has warned men using hookup apps to exercise caution, after a spate of killings.
Pope: I believe in evolution and the Big Bang theory (but not gay marriage) 48
4:47 PM — The Pope has announced that he believes in evolution, and that the Big Bang theory is correct.
Russell Brand: ‘I wish I was bisexual – I’m tedious with my heterosexuality’ 32
3:55 PM — Russell Brand has said he wishes he were bisexual because he finds being heterosexual "tedious."